Withleigh, Tiverton, Devon, EX16

For Sale ££675,000 Guide

Key Features

Devon Longhouse
Spacious Character Accommodation
6 Bedrooms
Outstanding Rural Views
2.5 acres
Further Land by Separate Negotiation

About This Property

A circa. 17th century Devon longhouse (6 beds) situated in a glorious setting overlooking the National Trust Buzzards Valley and offering superb far reaching rural views. In total approx. 2.70 acres.

A circa. 17th century Devon longhouse situated in the glorious setting in National Trust Buzzards Valley and offering superb far reaching rural views and located not far from the centre of the popular village of Withleigh. The flexible accommodation provides for a super family home with annexe potential. Comprising storm porch with exposed ‘A’ frame and front door. Farmhouse style kitchen/family room fitted with a range of wall and base units, composite sink unit, central island providing further cupboards and seating, space and plumbing for dishwasher and oil fired AGA. Large larder cupboard, tiled work surface and splash backs and tiled flooring. Opening into a dining area with ample space for tables and sofas. Large inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and stone hearth. Utility room an exceptionally good size with range of wall and base units with wood work surface over incorporating Belfast sink. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, tumble dryer and space for chest freezers etc. From the dining area a door leads to an entrance hall/study with door to outside and would make an ideal office or formal entrance hall. Another door from the dining area leads to an inner hallway with stairs rising to the first floor, door to the front leading to a paved seating area offering spectacular views. Cloakroom comprising close coupled WC, wash basin and tiled flooring. From the inner hallway a step descends into the sitting room a lovely dual aspect room, to the front offering remarkable views and deep window sills. Large inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and inset wood burning stove on stone hearth. Former bread oven which has been blocked off. From the sitting room a door leads into a further room which could be used as a snug or child’s play room with French doors leading out to the gardens and benefitting from the views. This part of the house could be utilised for a separate self contained annexe (STP).

The first floor landing is typical of a Devon longhouse with exceptionally long passage and storage cupboard. Bedroom 6 a double room with front aspect benefitting from the views and wash basin. Bedroom 5 a large single room with front aspect, storage alcove and airing cupboard with shelving. Bedroom 4 a smaller single room with built in wardrobe and storage cupboard over. Bedroom 3 a double room with front aspect and wash basin set in vanity unit. Shower room fully tiled with inset electric shower and glass screen. Jack and Jill bathroom fitted with a matching white suite comprising corner bath with shower attachment and electric shower over. Wash basin set in vanity unit, close coupled WC, range of built in over cupboards and door into bedroom 2. Bedroom 2 a lovely large master room benefitting from spectacular views, range of built in wardrobes, pedestal wash basin. Bedroom 1 a lovely room with spectacular exposed ‘A’ frames, Velux windows and side aspect which would make this an ideal studio.

Nethercleave is conveniently located near the centre of the accessible village of Withleigh lying three miles to the west of Tiverton, which offers an excellent range of shopping, banking, recreational, healthcare and educational facilities including the renowned Blundell’s School. From Tiverton the A361 (T) North Devon Link Road provides convenient access to the M5 motorway (J27) and adjacent to this junction, mainline rail facilities at Tiverton Parkway. Both Taunton and Exeter are within convenient reach of the property and afford the range of facilities befitting those of regional and county centres.

Accessed via a long no through driveway which is shared with the neighbouring property, and terminates in a gravelled parking and turning area to the rear of the property where the oil tank is situated. The gardens lie predominantly to the front of the property taking full advantage of the spectacular views over the surrounding countryside. Large paved veranda with steps descending to a lawned area. Wrapping around to the side of the property are further lawned areas and a small paddock, in total the property extends to approximately 2.70 acres (excluding the shared driveway). A further strip of land extends directly onto the adjacent National Trust land.

N.B. Further adjoining land of approximately 13.49 acres is available by separate negotiation.

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